A film by Nadir Moknèche

French Distribution • International Sales


A film by Nadir Moknèche

Lubna Azabal, Rasha Bukvic, Faouzi Bensaïdi, Grégory Gadebois, Anne Coesens, Ralph Amoussou

French Distribution • International Sales

French Release on 13-02-2013
World Premiere: Doha Tribeca Film Festival on 21-11-2012


Single mother Dounia lives with a Serbian architect in Tangiers—a scandalous relationship in the eyes of her Moroccan family. The couple supervises a construction project, where earthmovers uncover 4th century Christian tombs decorated with ornate frescoes. Dounia embarks on a lucrative but illegal trade in the hope of making some quick money so she can leave Morocco with her son and her lover. But one of the construction workers disappears...

« DOHA TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW Goodbye Morocco is a generally classy and timely piece of work »

Hollywood Reporter Nov 23rd 2012, Stephen Dalton

« A film noir set in contempo Tangier, written and smoothly helmed by Nadir Mokneche »

Variety Nov 28th, 2012 - Alissa Simon

« An impressively steamy and complex mystery thriller »

Screen International Nov 29th 2012, Mark Adams

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Producers: Blue Monday Productions, France 2 Cinéma, Rhône-Alpes Cinéma, Need Productions
France Distribution: Les Films du Losange
International Sales: Les Films du Losange

Participation: France Télévisions, Ciné +, Centre National de la Cinématographie et de l’Image Animée, Région Rhône-Alpes
Support: Tax Shelter du Gouvernement Fédéral Belge, Programme Média de l’Union Européenne, Procirep-Angoa-Agicoa, Cofinova Développement
Nationalities: French, Belgium

Script: Nadir Moknèche
Cinematographer: Hélène Louvart
Editing: Stéphanie Mahet, Olivier Gourlay
Sound: Marc Engels
Production Designer: Johann George
Costumes: Bethsabée Dreyfus

Duration: 1h42
Sound Format: Dolby SRD
Visa: 120 304
Production Year: 2012